Account Manager 9/17/2017

First American Kailua Kona, HI

Company
First American
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
R001079
Location
Kailua Kona, HI
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree
AJE Ref #
579546347

JOB DESCRIPTION

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COMPANY SUMMARY

First American Title Insurance Company, the largest subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), traces its history to 1889. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers title services through its direct operations and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. First American Title provides comprehensive title insurance coverage and professional services for purchases, construction, refinances, or equity loans. The company s thorough searches, title clearance, and insurance help to produce clear property titles and enable the efficient transfer of real estate. First American was named one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2016 and 2017. For more information, visit www.firstam.com

JOB SUMMARY

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

* Achieves assigned revenue quota and goals consistent with the company s strategic plans for top accounts.

* Takes leadership role in and assume responsibility for establishing senior management contacts and relationships with assigned accounts

* Develops long term strategic account plan which identifies potential business opportunities, defines goals and resource requirements,

* Coordinates these efforts with other Account Managers and company management who have responsibility for other locations, divisions or subsidiaries of the account

* Builds and maintains relationships with the account at all levels, utilizing company management and other company resources to ensure that company has high visibility with the account. Provides strategic direction to and coordinates the efforts of other Account Managers assigned to the account. Interfaces with National Sales Management to accomplish this

* Identifies new business opportunities and works with other Account Managers, company management, business development, marketing and technical support to prioritize those opportunities and integrate them into the account plan

* Qualifies opportunities by determining customer need, customer timeframe and ability to purchase company product

JOB COMPLEXITIES

* Assignments are broad and complex in nature, usually requiring significant originality and ingenuity. Has appreciable latitude for un- reviewed action or decision

* Assigned client group(s) at this level is larger and more complex in nature.

* May act in advisory capacity, making recommendations to management which may have an important bearing on the conduct of the divisions business

SUPERVISION RECEIVED OR EXTENDED

* No formal supervisory responsibility, but is resource to more junior employees

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS/TECHNOLOGY USED

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Strong knowledge of lending and banking industry

* Knowledge of front end systems

* Strong negotiation skills

* Must be very detail oriented

* Excellent training skills

TYPICAL EDUCATION

* Bachelor s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

TYPICAL RANGE OF EXPERIENCE

* 5+ years related experience

DISCLAIMER
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

First American invests in its employee s development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out firstam.com/careers..